Saturday
May 27, 2017

News & Commentary: Daily News Articles

  • 09/18/2015
    The Commerce Department reports a slowdown in single-family and multifamily housing starts, a report that follows on the heels of a survey that showed homebuilder confidence is at its highest point since 2005.
  • 09/18/2015
    Low mortgage rates continue to help support housing markets, Freddie Mac says.
  • 09/18/2015
    Fall yard care is essential to protect your landscaping from the harshness of winter. Follow these five tips and you'll have spring lawn success.
  • 09/18/2015
    Senior officials from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) came to NAR yesterday to unveil tools designed to help consumers and real estate professionals navigate the Know Before You Owe initiative.
  • 09/17/2015
    Home prices are rising rapidly, but economists are deflating concerns that another "housing bubble" is brewing. 
  • 09/17/2015
    The Federal Reserve's decision today could potentially bring a close to a seven-year streak of very low mortgage rates. Here's what an increase in rates could mean for the housing market. 
  • 09/17/2015
    Homebuilder confidence in the newly constructed single-family market continues to rise, this month reaching its highest reading since October 2005. Will that growing confidence turn into a boon for homebuilding? 
  • 09/17/2015
    Offsetting heightened anxiety on Wall Street, a strengthening economy due to an increase in consumer spending and job growth should aid the housing market's recovery, according to Fannie Mae researchers. 
  • 09/17/2015
    Toll Brothers and Lennar – two of the nation's largest homebuilders – are expanding their footprint into the rental-apartment market, even though concerns are growing that the hot rental market may be getting overbuilt.
  • 09/16/2015
    A new report finds that, for much of the country, the negative equity epidemic is lifting.